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Lacey burglary suspect found hiding under car in Olympia cemetery

A traffic stop Sunday afternoon resulted in the foot pursuit of a burglary suspect that ended at a cemetery.

According to Olympia police Sgt. Dan Smith:

An Olympia police officer made a traffic stop on Phoenix Street, between Pacific Avenue and Fourth Avenue East, about 1 p.m. Sunday.

After pulling the car over, the officer suspected the woman in the car was a burglary suspect wanted by Lacey police.

The woman, thought to be in her 20s, then ran away, but was found hiding under a car at a cemetery on Pacific Avenue.

Olympia police arrested the woman and turned her over to Lacey police.

Lacey police Sgt. Matt Koehler said the woman was wanted for allegedly burglarizing a residence in the Lacey area.

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